María Loreto Reyes
- [Vitamin D deficiency in children with chronic diseases evaluated because of osteopenia]María Loreto Reyes
Departamento de Pediatria, Unidad de Endocrinologia, Programa de Metabolismo Oseo, Escuela de Medicina, Facultad de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
Rev Med Chil 130:645-50. 2002..Chronic diseases in children may determine limited sun exposure, use of drugs, and other risk factors of osteopenia...
- Corticosteroid-induced osteoporosis in children: outcome after two-year follow-up, risk factors, densitometric predictive cut-off values for vertebral fracturesM L Reyes
Pediatrics Department, Endocrine Unit, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
Clin Exp Rheumatol 25:329-35. 2007....
- High-frequency, low-intensity vibrations increase bone mass and muscle strength in upper limbs, improving autonomy in disabled childrenm Loreto Reyes
Endocrine Unit, Pediatrics Department, Faculty of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
J Bone Miner Res 26:1759-66. 2011..This work provides evidence that regional HFLMV is an effective and safe strategy to improve bone mass, muscle strength, and possibly independence in children with motor disabilities...
- [Measurement of 17 OH progesterone in blood in Chilean newborns: antecedents for implementing a grogram for the neonatal detection of congenital adrenal hyperplasia]A Cattani
Departamento de Pediatria, Unidad de Endocrinología y Servicio de Laboratorios Clínicos, Facultad de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Catolica
Rev Med Chil 128:1113-8. 2000..To achieve this goal neonatal mass-screening programs have been developed, measuring blood 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone (17OHP). In Chile there is no experience with this type of screening...
- Osteoporosis in children with severe congenital neutropenia: bone mineral density and treatment with bisphosphonatesArturo Borzutzky
Department of Pediatrics, Medical School, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Lira 85, Santiago, Chile
J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 28:205-9. 2006..Osteoporosis is an important comorbidity in SCN patients probably due to increased bone resorption. Bisphosphonates seem to be an effective treatment for osteoporosis in these patients...